Copyright & A2K Issues - 19 February 2020

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Intellectual Property:

Copyright Enforcement in the Digital Age: When the Remedy is the Wrong

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3374048

Submissions to USTR hearings re: review of SA trade agreements re: Copyright Amendment Bill

https://libguides.wits.ac.za/Copyright_and_Related_Issues/tradeissues

WIPO and the US Copyright Office Examine Artificial Intelligence and, to Lesser Extent, Intellectual Property

http://infojustice.org/archives/42003

Submission of Knowledge Ecology International on WIPO’s draft issues paper on Intellectual Property and Artificial Intelligence

https://www.keionline.org/32253

Policy Incoherence for Stagnation: How Richer Countries’ Position at WIPO Contradicts their Commitments to the Rest of the World

http://infojustice.org/archives/41999

Intellectual Property Raises Costs of Living

http://www.ipsnews.net/2020/02/intellectual-property-raises-costs-living/

Innovation, Intellectual Property, and Development: a Better Set of Approaches for the 21st century (2017)

https://bit.ly/2SGgvUD

Trump Might Do Something Genuinely Good for Science

https://bit.ly/37EwxT2

If My AI Wrote this Post, Could I Own the Copyright?

https://bit.ly/39JrceH

Tough negotiations in US over SA copyright bill

https://bit.ly/2V3qVz9

The Machine as Author

http://infojustice.org/archives/41935

 

Predatory Publishing Practices:

Check for publication integrity before misconduct

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03959-6

Predatory journals: no definition, no defence

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03759-y

Predatory journals: no definition, no defence

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03759-y

India’s Fight Against Predatory Journals: An Interview with Professor Bhushan Patwardhan

https://bit.ly/2P6mShL

“Fake news” and credibility in medical publishing

https://bit.ly/3bNYdIs

Highly cited researcher banned from journal board for citation abuse

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00335-7

 

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